Asian Art

Dish in the Shape of a Flower

12th–13th century

Porcelain with transparent pale blue glaze (Qingbai ware)

1 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. (4.45 x 11.43 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1954.49.46
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view*
Provenance: 

N.E. Montross, New York, 1916

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 159–60, no. 316.

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